Pregnancy is not only a hormonally controlled biological event. It is also a time of psychological and social change. Being pregnant and having babies is an adventure, and the pregnancy, the birth and child raising is very exciting. For most women, being pregnant and preparing for having the baby is a very pleasurable experience.

Pregnancy is possible if sperm comes into contact with the vagina in any way. This includes sperm coming from the penis, the fingers, or the inside of a condom.

A few drops of sperm are produced as soon as a man’s penis gets hard, which is why withdrawing the penis from the vagina before ejaculation is not an efficient method of contraception. If you are in a sexual relationship and do not wish to become pregnant, then you should be using a reliable method of contraception.

Pregnancy in humans lasts an average of 280 days counting from the first day of the last menstrual period. Hormones play a crucial role in the course of the pregnancy and in the physical and psychological changes in the mother and child.

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